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Develop the artist within you. Explore new mediums of expression. Use your hands and eyes to create.


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In this course we will explore: combining ink line work with watercolor paint, the fundamentals of sketching from life and on site, simplifying a scene, and learn essential drawing and watercolor techniques. Discover how to make the most of your sketchbook or travel journal. NOTE: Students must purchase $50-$60 of materials to bring to first class. Students must purchase supplies and bring them to the first class.

210293

Instructor : Erin Pickering 

Tuition: $59.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM; 3 sessions; starting 5/15/2017, ending 6/5/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 5/29/2017)

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $55.00

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Under the guidance of a master technician, use different metals to create three-dimensional works of art or practical metal devices for your home and garden. Learn how to operate machines used in welding and fabricating metals, such as a chop saw, MIG welder, metal shears, metal brake, and more.  

210094

Instructor : Mike Barouch 

Tuition: $169.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; 6 sessions; starting 5/16/2017, ending 6/20/2017

Location : Montclair, Montclair High School Location : 
  Montclair, Montclair High School.

Materials Cost: $20.00

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A foundation class designed to develop techniques and the ability to "see" when drawing from life. Topics such as line, form, space, value and scale will be explored. https://hsandeckiteaching.wordpress.com/art-supply-lists/

210279

Instructor : Heidi Sandecki 

Tuition: $95.00

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM; 5 sessions; starting 5/17/2017, ending 6/21/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 5/31/2017)

Location : Montclair, Congregation Shomrei Emunah Location : 
  Montclair, Congregation Shomrei Emunah.

Materials Cost: $30.00

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This course is an introduction to the basic tools and techniques of the watercolor painting within the art form of still life painting. Emphasis is placed upon students  developing the technical skills of the medium, while allowing for experimentation and self-expression. https://hsandeckiteaching.wordpress.com/art-supply-lists/

210247

Instructor : Heidi Sandecki 

Tuition: $95.00

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM; 5 sessions; starting 5/18/2017, ending 6/22/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 6/1/2017)

Location : Montclair, Congregation Shomrei Emunah Location : 
  Montclair, Congregation Shomrei Emunah.

Materials Cost: $90.00

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A course for those who know how to knit & purl, this class will explore which cast-on and bind-off to use for different purposes.  Utilizing different types of needles, students will learn a variety of stitch patterns and styles including cables, buttonholes, picking up edges, and sewing. 

210251

Instructor : Patricia Way 

Tuition: $79.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 5/23/2017, ending 6/20/2017

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $15.00

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Students will learn increasing, decreasing, ribbing, and cabling.  Students must be proficient in basic crochet and have experience with chains, slip stitches, single and double crochets.  

210287

Instructor : Patricia Way 

Tuition: $79.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM; 5 sessions; starting 5/23/2017, ending 6/20/2017

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $15.00

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Learn how line can express shape, tonality, recession, perspective, and how a few, simple rules can enhance your drawing abilities.Through the use of pen and ink, regardless of your level of experience, better understand visual perception that can improve techniques in all media (e.g. painting, pastel, watercolor, sculpture). We'll refine observations of the world around us, develop a sense of proportion and learn various techniques and methods which will aid in the growth of your personal style. This class is for all levels, from beginners to artists working in other mediums. Students must purchase supplies and bring them to the first class.

210295

Instructor : Kenneth Weiner 

Tuition: $75.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM; 4 sessions; starting 5/30/2017, ending 6/20/2017

Location : Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch.

Materials Cost: $20.00

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Chunky beaded bangle with button closure is easy to make and adds a spark of summer color to your wardrobe.

210306

Instructor : Frances Phillips 

Tuition: $39.00

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM; 2 sessions; starting 5/31/2017, ending 6/7/2017

Location : Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch.

Materials Cost: $10.00

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Learn a fun and easy weaving technique using fabric and paper. No experience required.

210303

Instructor : Lauren Kaiser 

Tuition: $25.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 10:15 AM - 12:15 PM; starting 6/13/2017, ending 6/13/2017

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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You don't need to be a great artist to create a set of prints that can be bold and graphic or delicate and detailed.  Learn the basics of relief printmaking and monoprinting in this introductory class.

210283

Instructor : Lauren Kaiser 

Tuition: $39.00

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 10:15 AM - 12:15 PM; 2 sessions; starting 6/15/2017, ending 6/22/2017

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $7.00

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We’ve all seen various types of collage in paper, but this class will be using fabric scraps and ModPodge to create a design of your choice, ranging from abstract to landscape to still life. Photographs will be available for inspiration.

210301

Instructor : Lauren Kaiser 

Tuition: $25.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 10:15 AM - 12:15 PM; starting 6/20/2017, ending 6/20/2017

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $5.00

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